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Street at Saverne

Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Accession no: P11769
State: 3/4

Collection credit:  
Image credit:  
Provenance:Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896), New York; purchased by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, Harvey D. Parker Collection, November 1897.  


Paper size:425 x 302 mm  
Plate mark size:207 x 158 mm  
Other size:206 x 156 chne mm  
Note on size:print goes outside chine  
Paper trimmed to pmk?:no  
Colour of the paper:blue  
Paper type (wove, laid, Japan etc):chine  
Note on the paper:soft blue/grey; mounted on off white wove  
Ink colour:black  
Additional work on the print, e.g. in pencil:no  
Print tone:light print tone overall, scraped clean on the lamp  
Note on foul biting:at edges  
Print note:  


Whistler's sign on plate:'Whistler.'  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the plate:no  
Inscriptions by others on the plate:'Imp. Delatre. Rue St. [superscript 't'] Jacques.'  
Whistler's signature on paper:no  
Inscriptions by Whistler on the paper:no  
Tab signed/inscribed:no  
Note on the tab:  


Printer's signature (e.g. Goulding):no  
Notes on inscriptions:  
Collector's mark:'H.F.S.' (H. F. Sewall, Lugt 1309) stamp on verso in red; MFA (Lugt 1870)  
Dealers' stock nos:'3570?' fragment, on recto  
Misc inscriptions by others:no  


Source of information:Whistler Etchings Project  

All inscriptions are in graphite pencil unless otherwise stated.